Definition of dirty adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈdɜːti//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdɜːrti//
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dirty great/big
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(British English, informal) used to emphasize how large something is When I turned round he was pointing a dirty great gun at me.
(informal) to behave or play a game in an unfair way We would have won if the other team hadn’t played dirty. (informal) to talk to somebody about sex in order to make them sexually excited
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: dirty